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Old 25 Nov 2008
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Wanted - 4x4 camper hire S.A / Namibia / Botswana December 2008

Hi folks, after a recent health scare we have decided to do a short notice 4/5 week 4x4 tour of SA./ Namibia / Botswana in December 2008 / Jan 2009.

We need a 4x4 roof tent or Bush truck, dates reasonably flexible, no pirates.

Any suggestions/ recommendations.

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We used one near the Joburg airport.

Just went across into the car rentals area and asked about them. We only had 2 days notice of going there. I will try to track down the name for you.

Back in 2005 we paid about $100 USD per day unlimited mileage. Roof camper, steel canopy, ARB fridge and basic cooking gear, chairs etc. Single cab Navara Diesel I think.
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Round Trip

Hi Steve,

I wanna do a round trip RSA start around the 6th dec. from Durban down to Cape Town, than up to Namibia spending 4-5 Days in Sawkopmund and ride some big dunes at the desert run. Than down to Onseepkans for Christmas and than back to Durban around the 29th december. I will travel with my ISUZU 4x4 with trailer and bike. On the 4th of Jan I am doing an 11 day Lesotho/Transkei trip.

There is space left for 3 in the Isuzu

That could fill your 4-5 weeks and save the bucks for a rental

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You could try:

Safari Drive - Land Rover rental

Britz - rent all sorts inc TLC 78/79 based campers

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